Warning

This documentation only applies for the development version of Funkwhale! Visit the docs for the latest release.

Delete content from your pod

Warning

Deleting content from your pod deletes the files from the server. Deleting objects like channels and libraries deletes all associated content. This action is irreversible.

Moderators can delete content from their pod if required. Use this feature to handle content that violates your pod’s rules.

Required permissions
  • Moderation – provides access to the administration menu.

  • Library – provides access to the library menu.

There are two ways to delete content:

Delete individual objects

If you want to delete a specific object:

  1. Log in to your pod.

  2. Select the wrench icon () at the top of the sidebar to open the Administration menu.

  3. Select Library. The Edits page opens.

  4. Select the type of content you want to delete from the top of the page:

    • Channels

    • Artists

    • Albums

    • Tracks

    • Libraries

    • Uploads

    • Tags

  5. Use the filters on the content page to find the object you want to delete.

  6. Select the object to go to its moderation page.

  7. Select Delete. A Delete this {object} warning appears.

  8. Select Delete.

  1. Log in to your pod.

  2. Select the wrench icon () at the top of the screen to open the Administration menu.

  3. Select Library. The Edits page opens.

  4. Select the type of content you want to delete from the top of the page:

    • Channels

    • Artists

    • Albums

    • Tracks

    • Libraries

    • Uploads

    • Tags

  5. Use the filters on the content page to find the object you want to delete.

  6. Select the object to go to its moderation page.

  7. Select Delete. A Delete this {object} warning appears.

  8. Select Delete.

That’s it! You’ve deleted the object.

Delete objects in bulk

To delete several items at once:

  1. Log in to your pod.

  2. Select the wrench icon () at the top of the sidebar to open the Administration menu.

  3. Select Library. The Edits page opens.

  4. Select the type of content you want to delete from the top of the page:

    • Channels

    • Artists

    • Albums

    • Tracks

    • Libraries

    • Uploads

    • Tags

  5. Use the filters on the content page to find the object you want to delete.

  6. Select the checkbox () next to the objects you want to delete. Selected objects show a tick ().

  7. Select Delete in the Actions dropdown.

  8. Select Go. A Do you want to launch delete on {count} items warning appears.

  9. Select Launch.

  1. Log in to your pod.

  2. Select the wrench icon () at the top of the screen to open the Administration menu.

  3. Select Library. The Edits page opens.

  4. Select the type of content you want to delete from the top of the page:

    • Channels

    • Artists

    • Albums

    • Tracks

    • Libraries

    • Uploads

    • Tags

  5. Use the filters on the content page to find the object you want to delete.

  6. Select the checkbox () next to the objects you want to delete. Selected objects show a tick ().

  7. Select Delete in the Actions dropdown.

  8. Select Go. A Do you want to launch delete on {count} items warning appears.

  9. Select Launch.

You’re done! You’ve deleted the selected objects from your pod.